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Musical Birthday Notes – November 27th

Jimi Hendrix legendary multi-award winning rock singer/songwriter/guitarist/producer – 1992 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame – songs include – Fire – All Along The Watchtower – Hey Joe – Purple Haze – (11/27/1942 – 9/18/1970)

Mike “Puffy” Bordin – drummer – best know with – Faith No More – 1962

Charlie Burchill – guitar/musician/songwriter – Simple Minds – 1959

Myles Kennedy – singer/songwriter/guitar – Alter Bridge – 1969

Fiachna O’Braonian – guitar/vocals – Hothouse Flowers – 1965

Eddie Rabbitt multi-award winning country singer/songwriter/musician – hits include – Drivin’ My Life Away – I Love A Rainy Night – (11/27/1941 – 5/7/1998)

Charlie Benante – drummer – best known with – Antrhrax Stormtroopers of Death – 1962

Daryl Stuermer – guitar/bass/vocals – associated acts include – Genesis Phil Collins – 1952

Randy Brecker – trumpet/flugelhorn – Blood Sweat & Tears – session player for many artists – 1945

Dave Winthrop – woodwinds/vocals – best known with – Supertramp – 1948

Al Jackson Jr. – drummer – Booker T. & The M.G.’s – session player for Stax Records- known as “The Human Timekeeper” – (11/27/1935 – 10/1/1975)

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